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Cascade Meadow Wetlands & Environmental Science Center

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This is such an amazing building with an amazing science behind it. The wetlands are beautiful... read more

Reviewed 8 August 2017
sue m
Rochester, Minnesota
Pretty cool way to spend an hour

We took our cub scout pack there for a "go see it" and I came away pretty impressed. Lots of... read more

Reviewed 3 February 2015
rochester, mn
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8 Aug 2017
“See and Learn”
3 Feb 2015
“Pretty cool way to spend an hour”
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2900 19th St NW, Rochester, MN 55901-7619
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Reviewed 8 August 2017

This is such an amazing building with an amazing science behind it. The wetlands are beautiful, also, and the teaching stations about where our water comes from and where it goes are fabulous. School kids come, but I think more adults need to get out...More

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank sue m
Reviewed 3 February 2015

We took our cub scout pack there for a "go see it" and I came away pretty impressed. Lots of hands on stuff, interesting and relevant displays, and neat architecture.

Date of experience: March 2014
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Reviewed 28 October 2014

Most small cities don't have an environmental science center of the calibre of Cascade Meadow. The design of the area including the parking areas, the wind turbines, the ponds, and the surrounding areas are a great challenge to do our best to be environmentally aware....More

Date of experience: October 2014
Thank RonJmn
Reviewed 13 May 2014

I happened to attend a rain garden seminar on my last visit. I found that very informative. After the seminar, I looked around at the exhibits which are small and probably geared towards grade school groups. Interesting, but not captivating for adults. I'm not sure...More

Date of experience: February 2014
Thank EmanRST
Reviewed 30 January 2014

My husband and I went to the Cascade Meadow Wetlands and Environmental Science Center for a community education class. We didn't know it was there prior the class, but it is really awesome. If you have any interest in energy efficiency or even just science,...More

Date of experience: September 2013
1  Thank EmilyB569
Reviewed 28 January 2013

We went to explore and learn more about water in Rochester. My son enjoyed playing in the RPU section with appliances and their energy usage. There's a great view of their meadow land and a hands on area about water usage.

Date of experience: June 2012
4  Thank MNfamily_10
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6 October 2017|
Response from sue m | Reviewed this property |
No, there is no admission.